Osama Jibat

Jibat’s introduction to the world of cinema began during his senior year in high school in a film course titled I am, You Are at Jerusalem Cinematheque which focused on the production of film. From there, Jibat took a keen interest in cinema and studied filmmaking at Dar al Kalima College in Bethlehem.

Osama Jibat made his first short film in 2009 titled “A Tale of Existence” which focuses on homosexuals in Jerusalem, a very controversial topic in the region.

Aside from his role as an upcoming director, Jibat has also acted in various short films. He played the lead role in the internationally acclaimed short film “Lesh Sabreen?” by director Muayad Alayan.

Filmmaker and Actor